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Table 5 Birth outcome in the AS+SP and AS+MQ groups

From: Efficacy of two artemisinin-based combinations for the treatment of malaria in pregnancy in India: a randomized controlled trial

Birth outcomes available ASSP n (%) 121 ASMQ n (%) 120 Total n (%) 241 p-value
Mean birth weight ± SD 2569.7 ± 471.5 2684.5 ± 407.9 2627.8 ± 443.2 0.048
Low birth weight (< 2.5 kg) including pre-term deliveries 34 (28.1) 20 (16.7) 54 (22.4) 0.027
Low birth weight (< 2.5 kg) excluding pre-term deliveries 19 (15.7) 18 (15.0) 37 (15.4) 0.081
Term delivery 97 (80.2) 99 (82.5) 196 (81.3) 0.312
Pre-term delivery 22 (18.2) 18 (15) 40 (16.6) 0.403
Miscarriage 1 (0.8) 1 (0.8) 2 (0.8) 0.991
Stillbirth 1 (0.8) 3 (2.5) 4 (1.7) 0.317